May 31, 2023 • VOL. XLVI NO. 41
Board President’s Corner: How Can a Board President Address Challenging or Disruptive Behavior by a Board Member?
Depending on the behavior in question, your field service representative may urge you to strive to find some common ground with the board member.
This is an exclusive opportunity to hear from public relations experts while learning strategies and skills to take back to your district.
The New Jersey Office of Homeland Security and Preparedness has opened its New Jersey State and Local Cybersecurity Grant Program. Applications are due no later than Friday, June 9, 2023.
When you register for NJSBA’s Workshop 2023, you will be joining thousands of school leaders and affirming your commitment to public education. Become a superhero by registering for Workshop early!
In “Uniform State Memorandum of Agreement,” Patrick Kissane, director of school safety and security and anti-bullying coordinator at Edison Township Public Schools, will discuss the various parts of the Memorandum of Agreement in New Jersey.
Peter B. Fallon Honored for 20 Years of Board Service to the Watchung Hills and Warren Township School Districts
Dr. Elizabeth Jewett, superintendent at Watchung Hills Regional High School District, read a resolution thanking Fallon for his service and presented him with an honorary plaque.
The New Jersey Department of Education’s Office of Special Education will host a Summer Learning Institute through the Learning Resource Center network to empower educators with the knowledge and support to meet the needs of a wide range of learners.
New Jersey and the U.S. Departments of Education and Justice Release Resources on Confronting Racial Discrimination in Schools
The “Addressing Bias in K-12 Schools” resource guide provides schools with a comprehensive plan for addressing bias in schools and offers additional resources that schools and others in the school community can use to respond more effectively to bias incidents.
The New Jersey Department of Education announced the 2023-2024 school year assessment schedule in a recent advisory.
Local educational agencies accepting ARP-ESSER funding are required to update the Safe Return Plan for the continued safe return to in-person instruction and continuity of services for all schools.
NASA and the U.S. Department of Education signed a memorandum of understanding on May 24, strengthening the collaboration between the two agencies, including efforts to increase access to high-quality STEM and space education to students and schools.
The U.S. Department of Education recently launched its Antisemitism Awareness Campaign to ensure that all students – including Jewish students – are able to attend schools free from discrimination.
The U.S. Department of Education's Office of Educational Technology has released a new report, "Artificial Intelligence and the Future of Teaching and Learning: Insights and Recommendations" that summarizes the opportunities and risks for AI in teaching, learning, research and assessment.
She was a member of St. John’s Episcopal Church, the Ladies Auxiliary Elks, and a longtime member of the Somerville Board of Education.
The successful candidate will facilitate member development through county/regional board programming. They will coordinate and attend county school boards association programs and events throughout the state.